The carpal tunnel syndrome

After the first description by Paget34 (1854) and later on by Mohr31 (1890) and Schultze39 (1892), more than 100 years have passed by before it was generally recognized that compression of the median nerve in the carpal tunnel could be related to the majority of cases with nocturnal acroparaesthesiae in the hand and fingers. A short survey is given on 914… (More)